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Gapchul LEE

1959 Born in Jinju, Korea
1984 Graduated from Department of Photography,
Shingu College, Korea

Collection Related Publications

Solo Exhibitions

2019 Conflict and Reaction, The Reference, Seoul, South Korea
2017 Korean Portrait, Gallery Suseong, Busan, South Korea
Conflict and Reaction, Space 22, Seoul, South Korea
2016 The Land of the Others, Gallery Now, Seoul, South Korea
2015 The Landscape of Wind-Jeju Island in the 1980’s, Space22, Seoul, South Korea
Busan Observation: Silence and Romance, Goeun Museum of Photography, Busan, South Korea
2011 Fall, Ryugaheon, Seoul, South Korea
2010 Conflict and Reaction, Gallery Manchurian Violet, Busan, South Korea
2009 Conflict and Reaction, Andrew Bae Gallery, Chicago, USA
Gap-Chul Lee, Mokin Gallery, Seoul, South Korea
2008 Face of Paris, Gallery Lux, Seoul, South Korea
2007 Energy, The Museum of Photography, Seoul, Seoul, South Korea
2002 Photography Exhibition by Gap-Chul Lee, The Museum of Photography, Seoul, South Korea
Conflict and Reaction, Kumho Museum of Art, Seoul, South Korea
1998 The Land of the Others, Kyung-in Gallery, Seoul, South Korea
1986 Images of the City, Hanmadang Gallery, Seoul, South Korea
1984 Yankees on the Street, Hanmadang Gallery, Seoul, South Korea

Selected Group Exhibitions

2019 Gallery TOMA, Daegu, South Korea
Lucida Gallery, Jinju, South Korea
Greetings from South Korea: Reinventing our Time, Three Shadows Photography Art Centre, Beijing, China
2018 Ryugaheon, Seoul, South Korea
Greetings from South Korea: Reinventing our Time, 2018 Jimei x Arles International Photography Festival, Xiamen, China
Mega Seoul 4 Decades, Korean Cultural Center, Manila, Philippines
2017 Photo Empathy, Unfold at Chuncheon, Chuncheon Culture&Art Center, Chuncheon, South Korea
Imaging Korea. Beyond the People, Land and Time, Centro Cultural Coreano en España, Madrid, Spain
Gelatin Silver Prints, Space22, Seoul, South Korea
Looking in Landscapes, The Museum of Photography, Seoul, Seoul, South Korea
2016 Imaging Korea. Beyond the People, Land and Time, Koreanisches Kulturzentrum, Berlin, Germany
Unfamiliar Memory, Unfamiliar Time, Unfamiliar Space, Gallery Now, Seoul, South Korea
Imaging Korea. Beyond the People, Land and Time, The Ferenc Hopp Museum of East Asia Arts, Budapest, Hungary
Public to Private: Photography in Korean Art Since 1989, National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Seoul, South Korea
2015 Seohakdong Photo Gallery, Jeonju, South Korea
Espressions and Gestures, Seoul Olympic Museum of Art, Seoul, South Korea
2014 Documentary Style, Goeun Museum of Photography, Busan, South Korea
Full Moon, PhotoGallery IMAGES OF NATURE, Jeju, South Korea
Choi Chi-Won, Seoul Calligraphy Art Museum, Seoul, South Korea
Blooming Silk Road, Gyeongju World Culture Expo Cultural Center, Gyeongju, South Korea
2012 The Origin, Goeun Museum of Photography, Busan, South Korea
Mega Seoul 4 decades, The Museum of Photography, Seoul, Seoul, South Korea
Committal Dimensions - The Flag Station, Conceptual Art, KunstDoc Gallery, Seoul, South Korea
共鳴, Wumin Art Center, cheongju, South Korea
2011 Disappeared but Remained, The Australian Centre for Photography, Sydney, Australia
Artist's Suitcase, Canon Plex, Seoul, South Korea
Korean Spirit: Six Photographers, Goyang Aram Nuri Arts Center, Goyang, South Korea
2010 On the Line, Daelim Museum, Seoul, South Korea
Haeinsa, Hapcheon, South Korea
Chaotic Harmony: Korean Contemporary Photography, Santa Barbara Museum of Art, CA, USA
2009 Chaotic Harmony: Korean Contemporary Photography, The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Texas, USA
2009 Oddyssey, Seoul Arts Center, Seoul, South Korea
2008 Contemporary Korean Photographs 1948-2008, National Museum of Contemporary Art, Gwacheon, South Korea
2007 5028 person and 景, Gallery Illum, Seoul, South Korea
Body, Trunk Gallery, Seoul, South Korea
1ere Biennale des images du monde, Musée du quai Branly, Paris, France
2006 National Library of Korea, Seoul, South Korea
Camera Work, Nam-Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul, South Korea
Daegu Photo Biennale, Daegu EXCO, Daegu, South Korea
2005 The Park, Seoul Olympic Art Museum, Seoul, South Korea
Maronie Museum, Seoul, South Korea
Korean Modernism, Kumho Asiana Museum, Seoul, South Korea
Three Korean Photographers, Gap City, France
Paris Photo, Musée du Louvre, Paris, France
2002 Photographe Contemporaine Coreenne, La Galerie Photo, Montpellier, France
2000 FOTOFEST 2000, Williams Tower Gallery, Houston, Texas, USA
1998 History of Korean Photography, Seoul Arts Center, Seoul, South Korea
1996 Photography As It Is, Samsung Photo Gallery, Seoul, South Korea
Human Breath, Korea Cultural Center, LA, USA
1994 Visions From the Land of the Morning Calm Korea, Pima Community College Center for the Arts, Tucson, AZ, USA

Collections

Kumho Museum of Art, Seoul, South Korea
The Museum of Photography, Seoul, South Korea
Dong gang Museum of Photography, Yeongwol, South Korea
National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Korea, Gwacheon, South Korea

Award

2013 Choi Min-shik Prize, South Korea
2005 Lee Myoungdong Prize, South Korea
2003 Sagamihara Asia’s Photographer Award
Dong-Gang Photography Award, South Korea

Publications

2019 Conflict and Reaction, IANNBOOS (Revived & Revised), South Korea
2017 Black Wind, Datz press, South Korea
2016 The Land of the Others, Youlhwadang, Seoul, South Korea
2015 Gapchul Lee, JeJu, Youlhwadang, Seoul, South Korea
2012 Gapchul Lee, Youlhwadang, Seoul, South Korea
2011 Fall, Ryugaheon, Seoul, South Korea
2011 Disappeared but Remained, The Museum of Photography, Seoul, South Korea
2010 Conflict and Reaction, PHOTONET (Revived & Revised), South Korea
2007 Energy, The Museum of Photography, Seoul, South Korea
2004 Gapchul Lee's Work:: Camera Work vol.1., The Museum of Photography, Seoul,
South Korea
2002 Conflict and Reaction, Ddan World
2002 The Amazing Beauty of Korean Garden, Ddan World